Certificate in Funeral Practice

Sidebar-CFPCFP is a FETAC level 5 Course designed & delivered by the Irish Association of Funeral Directors to provide a combination of formal classroom & practical based training to meet the needs of Funeral Directors to ensure that members of the Association provide the highest standard of service to their customers.The course is designed to give formal training around the areas of;

  • Arranging and managing Funerals.
  • Grief  awareness.
  • Health and Safety.

By drawing on best practice standard globally as well as meeting legislative requirements the IAFD education programme is a year long course with rigorous and continuous assessment throughout the term. Colm Kieran completed this Course in 2013 achieving a Distinction level qualification.Funeral Practice Level 5 Major Award 

Consists of the following modules

Colm Kieran being presented with his "Certificate in Funeral Planning" award

Colm Kieran being presented with his “Certificate in Funeral Planning” award


  • Arranging and Managing Funerals
  • Grief Awareness
  • Care and Presentation of the Deceased
  • Communications
  • Work experience
  • Customer Service
  • Safety and Health and Work